Within the IATI activity standard, the
iati-identifier is the unique reference for an an
iati-identifier is a concatenation of the
reporting-org reference and the reference allocated to
iati-activity by the
reporting-org. Together, these make the
When using the IATI activity standard to declare an iati-identifier the following should be considered:
iati-identifiermust be unique for every
iati-activitywithin the complete dataset published.
iati-identifiershould have no leading or trailing whitespace.
It is recommended that no forward slashes (/) or spaces should be contained within the
It is recommended to avoid spaces and non-ascii characters.
- For example:
AA-AAA-123456789-ABC123 is preferable to AA-AAA-123456789-ABC 123.
In versions 2.01 and above, the following must also be considered:
iati-identifiermust begin with either the current IATI organisation identifier for the reporting organisation or a previous identifier reported in the element